Category Archives: Ethical Action

Notices about opportunities to take action in the community.

Jobs with Justice

jobs-with-justice1 In March, Gillian Mason of Jobs with Justice spoke to ESB about the campaign to raise the minimum wage in Massachusetts. The organization is fighting for workers rights and a just economy. It is working to improve labor practices of large employers like Walmart, to further protections for immigrant workers, to transform the long- term care system in the country, and to reform student debt.

To get involved with Jobs with Justice, visit their site at:

Families Against Mandatory Minimums

fammIn March, Barbara Dougan of FAMM spoke to ESB about the problem of mandatory minimum sentences for drug crimes, which overcrowd our prisons with non-violent offenders, and destroy the lives of disadvantaged individuals.

FAMM has a variety of ways to get involved. You can make a donation, join their mailing list to stay up to date on sentencing laws, and learn how to advocate for change.

Visit for details.